07
Sep
2011

How to enable Bitlocker on windows 7 professional and Premium

Posted in: Windows 7 , 1 Comment

Windows 7 inbuilt tool BitLocker Drive Encryption is a great tool to protect your data from loss, theft, or hackers.

windows 7 Bitlocker

You can enable / disable BitLocker for any particular drive. Once BitLocker is turned on, any file you save on that drive is encrypted automatically. Thus it helps keep everything from documents to passwords safer by encrypting the entire drive .

How to enable Bitlocker on windows 7 professional and Premium

Bitlocker is available in only two editions of windows 7:

  • Windows 7 Ultimate
  • Windows 7 Enterprise

Bitlocker is not available for other windows 7 editions: Starter, Home Premium, Professional.

So, you CANNOT enable Bitlocker on windows 7 professional. Premium and starter editions.

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One Response to How to enable Bitlocker on windows 7 professional and Premium

  1. Rob Garrett says:

    Probably a silly question, but why post an article titled “How to enable Bitlocker on windows 7 professional and Premium” only to say you cannot?

    Kinda makes the article pointless, no?

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